H2H – using Performancing to post YouTube video

September 2, 2006

Ease factor: 1(smile)

Performancing beats Windows Live Writer for this H2H task.


H2H – using Windows Live Writer to post YouTube video

September 2, 2006

Here’s my attempt to post a YouTube video while working in Windows Live Writer. Here goes:

Well, it didn’t work. The reason? When using Windows Live Writer the URL to the video becomes HYPERLINKED. This results in WordPress displaying a blank (see above). What Live Writer needs to do is strip the hyperlink from the URL code so that WordPress can embed the video.

This begs the question. Does Performancing (see H2H posts)allow for YouTube video posting? Let’s find out.
Ease factor: 4(Grrr)